- Item 80697 - John Edward Barry's baby shoes, ca. 1920
- Contributed by Mexico Historical Society
- Item 80697
- 3264px x 2448px - 10.9"w x 8.2"h @ 300dpi | Need a larger size?
- *Credit line must read: Collections of Mexico Historical Society
These baby shoes were in a suitcase found in Rangeley along with other memorabilia of John Edward Barry.Show Details
Barry, who was born in 1925, was brought up in Mexico in a foster family. The suitcase containing these baby shoes, a school portrait, letters home, photographs of his birth parents, souvenirs, his Social Security card, a Purple Heart citation, and a number of other items related to his life was discovered in the attic of the Rangeley Inn around 2003. The suitcase was eventually donated to the Mexico Historical Society.